A news reporter reads the resignation of Austrian Chancellor Kurt von Schuschnigg, who had struggled to prevent a Nazi takeover of his homeland. Schuschnigg's resignation came two days before Adolf Hitler's troops marched unopposed into Austria on March
Ethnic Germans (Volksdeutsche) greet Wehrmacht soldiers in Tczew, Poland during the German invasion. Tczew was the location of the start of the war in Europe when German bombers attacked Polish sapper.
german invasion- HItler had been plotting his attack on Poland fro a while and finally did it by using the blitzkrieg as a devastating effect in Poland. by the end of the invasion, Poland had become germanys.
worldwar-two: “ Polish POWs stand with a Red Cross nurse after being captured by German forces during the invasion of Poland, 1939. [x] ”
Germany invades Poland on September and Britain, France, and Canada declare war on Germany on September The Soviet Union joins the war on Germany's side on September with the Soviet Invasion of Poland from the east.